Performance Engineer

Randstad Engineering

Posted Under: Polk City , Iowa jobs in Engineering; Engineering jobs in zipcode 50226
Posted On: 2017-08-12

Job Description:

An American corporation that manufactures agricultural, construction, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment is looking for a Performance Engineer in the Ankeny, IA area. This is a 3-year CONTRACT position. No per diem available. Local candidates. Responsibilities for the Performance Engineer * Plan, coordinate, conduct, and oversee full vehicle evaluations and field test activities of cotton harvesters. * Participate in, contribute to, and document design and EETS dispositioning reviews and assign necessary action items. Assist in the shipping and tracking of test equipment, including machines, and office related tasks as required. * Candidate will use data acquisition equipment to measure hydraulic and air system flows and pressures, temperatures throughout the machine, mechanical stresses in structures. * Report test results in a timely and clear manner; help in the definition and execution of any follow up testing. Requirements for the Performance Engineer * B.S. degree in engineering, technology, or equivalent experience. * Design experience with the design, development and/or test of mobile equipment is desired. * Knowledge of mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical/electronically controlled components and systems desired. Benefits * 401K * Healthcare

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